Chinese minister seeks normal relations with India, Delhi says it eases border tension first


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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India said relations with China cannot be normal until its forces withdraw from each other on the disputed border, but Beijing reached a conciliatory note during a meeting of its foreign ministers in New Delhi on Friday. The two countries have deployed thousands of troops to the high-altitude border since hand-to-hand combats killed 20 Indian soldiers and four Chinese soldiers north of the Ladakh region of the Himalayas in June 2020. Talks between senior military officers have made little progress. Read more “I was very sincere in my discussions with the Chinese foreign minister, especially in...